Restlessness: A Savvy Poem



Never mind all the rest;

never mind the endless tests or   the   race  to  be  best ………

or the boys who were

nothing –

nothing more than the rest –

just pests!

She wanted nothing, nothing more, and

nothing less, than a place, a place for a             rest;

her very own –


And now, now she’s nested, her foot taps and her lids twitch, and she  f  l  i  c  k e r s …


Copyright owned by Jay Cool, May 2019

Please read another (or all) of Jay Cool’s poems!

Start with: Vagabond.

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Published by The Silly-Savvy Salopian

Freelance writer and descendant of the cave dweller and outlaw, Humphrey Kynaston. Banished from Shropshire for my eccentricity, I have made my home in Suffolk. I write poetry, short stories, travel journals, comedy gig reviews and non-fiction articles. My wish is to write my way back into the heart of my birth land. All writing commissions (and free holidays in Shropshire!) considered.

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